Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Sep 24, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 13, 1997 but was never passed by the House.
Senator from South Carolina
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Last Updated: Jan 27, 1998
Length: 26 pages
A bill to establish a National Ocean Council, a Commission on Ocean Policy, and for other purposes.
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 7, 2000
Last Action: Sep 15, 1998
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1213 — 105th Congress: Oceans Act of 1997. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1213
“S. 1213 — 105th Congress: Oceans Act of 1997.” www.GovTrack.us. 1997. July 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/105/s1213>
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